See the first ever footage of Tron (made before the movie)

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Dec 14, 2012

Most of us never saw Tron until the film debuted in 1982—but that's NOT where Tron was born.

Animator Steven Lisberger, who would go on to direct the film, originally created the elec-TRONI-ic (get it?) figure as part of a promo for his Lisberger Studio. It was that promo that eventually inspired the look of the world.

Check it out below!

(via neatorama)